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At The Vise: Bulkhead Deceiver

The beauty of this particular pattern is that it has more mass in the front of the fly so it pushes more water and sinks slowly with a "beautiful tubular silouette." [...]

October 30, 2018 At The Vise, FEATURE STORY, Slide, Videos

At The Vise: Tying the Snow Runner Deceiver

Snow Runner is a natural fiber used commonly by Brits for salmon, steelhead and pike flies but it also has great characteristics for saltwater streamer patterns. [...]

August 22, 2018 At The Vise, FEATURE STORY, Fly Tying, Slide

At The Vise: Bulkhead Deceiver with Dragon Tail

Dragon Tails are a cool new innovation that move beautifully in the water. Coupled here with Popovic's Bulkhead Deceiver concept, this design is lethal. [...]

March 6, 2018 At The Vise, FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing, Fly Tying, Slide

At The Vise: Cordeiro’s Flatwing Deceiver

Cape Cod based fly tyer, Joe Cordeiro, is a master at the flatwing style. Observe his techniques on this simple and effective pattern in this informative video. [...]

May 16, 2016 At The Vise, FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing, Fly Tying, Slide, Videos

At The Vise: Calcavecchia’s Joppa Flats Deceiver

Follow the simple instructions outlined in this video to tie Joe Calcavecchia's favorite striper fly, a glorified Deceiver "responsible for many 40 inch fish" [...]

November 26, 2013 FEATURE STORY, Flies, Fly Tying, Slide

Feature: If you had only ONE fly . . .

Stuck on a deserted island... what fly would you want to throw if you only had one pattern? Captain Grant Gisondo's musings on the subject... [...]

August 15, 2013 FEATURE STORY, Flies, Slide, Spot